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I wear so many hats, now Cyber Security too? My small business’s plea for change in the credit card industry

Cyber crime is on the rise. Just last month Wendy’s announced a credit card breech in their Franchisees’ credit card terminals that happened Nationwide between December 2015 and June 2016.  https://www.wendys.com/en-us/about-wendys/the-wendys-company-updates In June 2016, CiCi’s Pizza discovered a major credit card breech found in 35 states.  http://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/06/slicing-into-a-point-of-sale-botnet/ In May 2016 Wal-Mart also reported breeches in Read more »

Small Business Owner Cori O’Steen Testifies Before Senate Committee

Cori O’Steen, owner of UPakNShip (based in South Carolina and California) participated in a hearing entitled, “Targeted Tax Reform: Solutions to Relieve the Tax Compliance Burden(s) for America’s Small Businesses.” Throughout the hearing Ms. O’Steen testified about the tax compliance burdens of her company, and how the Marketplace Fairness Act (MFA) creates cumbersome tax burdens Read more »